LCME grants full accreditation to the Keck School

The Keck School of Medicine of USC has achieved the highest level of accreditation available to a medical school in the United States by the Liaison Committee of Medical Education (LCME), the U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting body for medical Read More »

March 15th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Public health student gives back through global lifeguarding

Life’s a beach for public health student Jonathan Robinson—literally. The moment the San Clemente surfer plunged into the frigid Pacific to pass a lifeguarding test at age 17, his passion became his profession.


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March 14th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Jeffrey Wang made cervical spine society president

Jeffrey Wang, MD, professor of orthopaedic surgery (clinical scholar) at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has assumed the role of president of the Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS).

Wang, who has been a member of CSRS for more than Read More »

March 13th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Why seniors are susceptible to phone scams and fraud, and how to stop them

An elderly woman races to pick up her ringing landline.

“Hello?” she says.



“Yeah, it’s Bill,” the caller says in an urgent voice. “Listen, don’t tell Mom and Dad, they’ll be so mad at me. But I’m in Mexico and got caught Read More »

March 13th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Tips for a better bedtime during Sleep Awareness Week

Do the effects of the Daylight Savings switch seem to linger all year long? You’re not alone.

According to the National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep Health Index, more than four in 10 Americans had their daily activities significantly impacted by poor or Read More »

March 13th, 2018|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|